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Sinus pain

Sinus pain: Introduction

Sinus pain: Sinuses are air cavities in the cranial bones, especially those near the nose.Inflammation of these sinuses can cause pain. See detailed information below for a list of 235 causes of Sinus pain, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Sinus pain:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Sinus pain. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Sinus pain

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Causes of Types of Sinus pain:

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Sinus pain: Symptom Checker

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Sinus pain Treatments

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Stories from Users for Sinus pain

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Message Boards for Sinus pain

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Sinus pain: Animations

Sinus pain: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Sinus pain may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Sinus pain

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Misdiagnosis and Sinus pain

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Sinus pain: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Sinus pain: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Organs affected by Sinus pain:

The list of organs typically affected by Sinus pain may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Sinus pain

The list below shows some of the causes of Sinus pain mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Sinus pain?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Sinus pain. Of the 235 causes of Sinus pain that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 3 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 233 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Sinus pain:

The following list of conditions have 'Sinus pain' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Sinus pain?

Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Sinus pain, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

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Classifications of Sinus pain:

Medical Conditions associated with Sinus pain:

Sinus symptoms (292 causes), Sinusitis (319 causes), Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Infection (1293 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Inflammatory symptoms (1736 causes)

Symptoms related to Sinus pain:

Headache (2433 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Nasal symptoms (2080 causes), Sinus symptoms (292 causes), Facial symptoms (8109 causes), Sinusitis (319 causes), Rhinitis, Frontal sinusitis, Maxillary sinusitis, Ethmoid sinusitis, Fever (2274 causes), Antiobiotics, Antrochoanal polyp (5 causes), Post nasal drip (41 causes), Antral lavage

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Sinus pain

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